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Your gut is directly connected to your brain, by a newly discovered neuron circuit


published at https://kellybroganmd.com

If you know what depression feels like - the brain clouding, the flat moods, no focus, the tiredness, the sheer feeling of aloneness and gray colourness and dullness, you're not alone. Over 300 million people around the world have depression, and yet there's a lot that we still don't quite understand.

Thankfully, the medical field is developing some new insights that just might help us understand depression better. In a new 2019 study, researchers decided to examine the potential mechanisms of major depressive disorder in teenage girls and found some evidence that could help us better understand exactly how gut permeability (leaky gut) can lead to inflammation, which in turn, leads to depression.

"The human gut is lined with more than 100 million nerve cells—it’s practically a brain unto itself. And indeed, the gut actually talks to the brain, releasing hormones into the bloodstream that, over the course of about 10 minutes, tell us how hungry it is, or that we shouldn’t have eaten an entire pizza. But a new study reveals the gut has a much more direct connection to the brain through a neural circuit that allows it to transmit signals in mere seconds. The findings could lead to new treatments for obesity, eating disorders, and even depression and autism—all of which have been linked to a malfunctioning gut." Continues at
https://kellybroganmd.com/new-insights-on-gut-permeability-and-depression/

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Revisiting some fine older information about the creating of AIDS/HIV

Freelancer JOn Rappaport with over 35 years experience writing on politics, health, media, culture and art for both mainstream and non mainstream publications who started nomorefakenews.com - starts at 3:55minutes: https://youtu.be/RjRjruGLFS0

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VICTORY in National Health Federation’s Fight to Free the Innocent Lynda Thyer - jailed in France A win in the war for a cancer cure

A Parisian court, ruled over by a tough but fair judge, has ordered the French government today to release biochemist Lynda Thyer from prison, where she has been held since being kidnapped from England last August on a completely illegal European Arrest Warrant (EAW). The National Health Federation (NHF) retained the French criminal-law specialist attorney who won the court hearing today by arguing strenuously that the French government was acting illegally under European Union law, especially where the European Court of Justice is challenging the validity of the EAW because in France it is issued by a prosecutor and the prosecutor is not an independent judge according to required European standards.

Ms. Thyer will be released on Sunday, December 8, 2019, unless the government appeals and wins in the Court of Appeals. NHF’s legal team, which has won previous high-profile cases in France, has every intention of winning and forcing the government to free the innocent Lynda Thyer. This could turn out to be a landmark case since its outcome could affect every other EAW issued by French prosecutors.

It’s All About the Cancer Cash Cow - The $200 billion-a-year cancer industry has never liked competition. It would rather people be maimed, in pain, and die than lose this cash cow to competitors with a solution. GcMAF – a Glyco-protein Macrophage Activating Factor, naturally made in every healthy human – is one such solution and a very effective one.

If used in the UK’s medical system, it could save 120,000 lives a year. Continued at https://thenhf.com/2019/11/30/news-release-victory-in-nhfs-fight-to-free-the-innocent-lynda-thyer/

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Hack Your Vagus Nerve

Respiratory vagus nerve stimulation (rVNS) counteracts the fight-or-flight stress responce - https://www.psychologytoday.com/ca/experts/christopher-bergland

 
Vagus nerve in yellow.
Source: Sebastian Kaulitzki/Shutterstock

Gut feeling: Sensory neurons inside the gut inform the vagus nerve (yellow) and brain how our stomachs and intestines are doing.

Two years ago, Emily Underwood, fabulous scinece writter, published a nine-part series, "The Vagus Nerve Survival Guide to Combat Fight-or-Flight Urges."
The genesis came from an "Aha!" moment when I noticed a pattern of diverse scientific literature published by researchers correlating unexpected lifestyle factors (e.g., positive social connections (Kok et al., 2013), narrative expressive writing(Bourassa et al., 2017), and self-distancing (Grossman et al., 2016)) with improved heart rate variability (HRV).

This post is a follow-up to "Diaphragmatic Breathing Exercises and Your Vagus Nerve," from that earlier series of posts. I'm excited to update what was primarily speculation a few years ago with some new scientific literature (Gerritsen & Band, 2018 and De Couck et al., 2019). These studies corroborate that longer exhalations are an easy way to hack the vagus nerve, combat fight-or-flight stress responses, and improve HRV.

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Survivors of Cancer using Alternatives
View a line-up of folks who have survived cancer using alternatives - describing various therapies, approaches and clinics at http://youtu.be/msUh8c18m_E 

and

the Youtube playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAU8Z6XSKVp6PYJbPQl5CUf45ltzO2COy 

and a few articles at
http://www.pacificholistic.com/Alternative_Cancer_Therapies

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IS This The Cure For Cancer? GcMAF
An overview by 
GcMAF (Gc-protein macrophage activating factor)gained worldwide attention in 2008 when Bill Sardi broke the story about its ignored cancer-killing properties. Of course it's banned. unlicensed and people have gone to jail for working with it. WE forget that dradiation and chemo have never been subjected to double blind cross-ver replicatable studies... NO ONE in their right mind with cancer would sign up for an unknown and NO ONE in their right mind without cancer would sign up for chemo or radiation or some other potential death sentence! There are over 300 scientific research papers, peer reviewed and published in major scientific journals. GcMAF is naturally made in the body by removal of two sugars from Gc-Protein in blood and can be augmented in unwell people. More at https://thenhf.com/2018/10/07/this-is-the-cure-for-cancer/

 

Hanna Kroeger Health and Healing Tips
short and very sweet video clips by David Slater

 

MOVIE NIGHT
tired of alphabet soup channels, fake news and silly movies? Here are some great little alternatives

 

12 Points on Mercury Amalgam Removal Protocols
This article discusses safety and efficacy issues when deciding how best to approach the removal of mercury amalgam dental fillings - 12 Points on Mercury Toxicity by Dr Sir John Whitman Ray
1. Have an electrical reading of your amalgams done by a naturopath or dentist experienced in this area. An electrical current reading gives a general idea of the speed of electrochemical reactions occurring on the surface of the fillings. It also reflects the conditions that encourage conversion of elemental mercury into methyl mercury! The higher the negative charge, the faster the conversion rate... continues at http://www.pacificholistic.com/Mercury-Removal

 

The Mind, Body, Mouth Connection
"A few weeks ago, a woman I knew, informed me that her bright, bubbly, 21-year-old daughter had been admitted to a psychiatric ward, suffering from depression, hearing voices and “disordered thinking”. Doctors usually just file these traits under “schizophrenia”. I found this more than a little odd, since this young woman had shown absolutely no psychiatric problems in her life and there was zero history of schizophrenia" ... this wonderful article by Bob Wallace continues at http://www.pacificholistic.com/Mind-Body-Mouth

 

the late Harold W. Manner, Ph.D., and G Edward Griffin on metabolic therapy and Laetrile
The late Harold W. Manner, Ph.D., coined the term "metabolic therapy" and is famous for his research of Laetrile. Abnormalities at the cellular level are diagnosed and then corrected by normalizing the patient's metabolism (including the removal of build-up of "toxic substances" in the body and strengthening the immune system, so the body can heal itself)... and this could include laetrile. He was interviewed in 1978 by Acres USA: more at http://www.pacificholistic.com/Laetrile
 

Brilliant Fluoride Research from Fluoride Action Network
THE ABSURDITIES OF WATER FLUORIDATION by Paul Connett PhD
Water fluoridation is a peculiarly American phenomenon. It started at a time when Asbestos lined our pipes, lead was added to gasoline, PCBs filled our transformers and DDT was deemed so “safe and effective” that officials felt no qualms spraying kids in school classrooms and seated at picnic tables. Loads of great research at http://fluoridealert.org
 

a History of Hoxsey Cancer Treatments

Patricia Ward Spain brought her considerable skills, and a refreshingly open and fair mind, to the challenging task of researching the Hoxsey Therapy and the field of unconventional or alternative medicine in general. The cancer treatment practiced by Harry M. Hoxsey... continued at http://www.pacificholistic.com/Hoxsey-Cancer-Therapy
 

Efficacy of Radiotherapy - Conventional Medicine's Lack of Clinical Trials - Convenience?
An excerpt from a series by Don Benjamin, a retired electrical engineer, experimental scientist, health, safety and environment consultant and founder of the Cancer Information & Support Society in Sydney - CISS. "There has never been a properly run randomized trial that showed that radiotherapy produced a significant increase in survival for any type of cancer. Radiotherapy can reduce the rate of recurrence, but has never been found to increase overall survival... more at http://www.pacificholistic.com/Radiotherapy-Lack-of-Clinical-Trials
 

SOY LECITHIN: 
It Negatively Affects Your Health and Why You Need to Avoid It
. Soy Lecithin has been lingering around our food supply for over a century. It is an ingredient in literally hundreds of processed foods, and also sold as an over the counter health food supplement. Scientists claim it benefits our cardiovascular health, metabolism, memory, cognitive function, liver function, and even physical and athletic performance. However, most people don't realize what soy lecithin actually is, and why the dangers of ingesting this additive far exceed its benefits. Continues at http://pacificholistic.com/lecithin
 

Toxic Spring - 10 Plants that make your Pets Ill
 

Susun Weed's ~ Wise Woman Tradition ~ eight part HERB WISDOM article seriesMs Weed gave The Healing Journal permission to publish these really fine classic articles - herbal courses unto themselves - a few years ago and now we are presenting them here again.
parts one and two
parts three and four
parts five and six
parts seven and eight

 

MUSCLE TESTING Explained
Shown with Infinitesimal Detail and Clarity - The NeuroModulation Technique (NMT) is a term used to describe a method that allows for direct communication with our nervous system’s Autonomic Control System (ACS). There are other ways of doing this by testing our muscles and they all have their own labels and in the end work in the same basic manner.
This could have mainstream thinking types of people shaking their heads - but the explanations offered here are a great de-construction of exactly how it works. How to videos at http://www.pacificholistic.com/muscle_testing

 

RAW MILK
short article by Cheyenne Christianson ... Cheyenne and Katy Christianson and their eight children run a 70-cow organic dairy and have been very successful using managed rotational grazing and feeding - http://grassworks.org/
"It is true, the merchants of the earth are constantly trying to get their tentacles into organic farming. And they have succeeded on many levels. But, it is also true that most organic producers have no interest in the wares of the devil's pantry (Monsanto and their ilk)." continues at http://www.pacificholistic.com/Raw_Milk
 

Jon Rappoport - Zika: the essence of the hoax: analysis
"I’ve written a number of articles taking apart the Zika hoax, piece by piece, lie by lie. Here, I want to present an overview. My analysis centers on two questions.
One: Is there a true “outbreak” of microcephaly in Brazil?
Two: Has the purported cause, the Zika virus, been established scientifically?
First, is there a surge of microcephaly in Brazil, where the story started?
That depends on who you ask. The Brazilian health authority, so far, has reported only 404 confirmed cases of microcephaly (babies born with small heads and brain impairment) in the whole country."
 

Understanding acidity, alkalinity and the Many Myths around pH in our Bodies
Dr. Berg - great description as to why it's important to maintain the acidity in your body, what various pH level mean and how to keep it all working together really well and at a healthy level. The various mechanisms and organs in your body work together to maintain a proper pH balance assuming they are all healthy and happy. https://youtu.be/dqFGhA0hz3o

 

Your Anxiety May Be Triggered by Something in Your Body, Not Your Head
Have you been diagnosed with anxiety or depression? If so, do any of the following scenarios, based on actual people sound familiar?
1    Jordan feels constantly tense and nervous and startles at the slightest noise, jumps at a stranger brushing passing by him, winces at bright lights and, as the day goes by, feels progressively fatigued and depleted. He worries constantly that he won't make it through the day and meet his family and work obligations. He's been diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder and put on Xanax, an anti-anxiety drug... continued at Your Anxiety May Be Triggered by Something in Your Body, Not Your Head
 

Updated ~ Oral Dental Fact & Fiction
 

What? Why? in the World are They Spraying - Chemtrails
 

Dr. Abram Hoffer - Schizophrenia, Depression, Emotional Imbalance & Orthomolecular Medicine
 

about Fertility with Susun Weed
 

Understanding Skin Disorders by Caroline Markolin, PhD
There are many speculations why our skin becomes suddenly irritated and ill. Theories range from genetic predispositions, a sensitivity to food substances, to poor circulation and stress. Regardless of which theory is in vogue, conventional dermatology is at a loss when it comes to questions like: What provokes the outbreak of a skin disease? What determines its severity and duration? Why does one person develop an eczema, another psoriasis and yet another herpes? Why does a skin rash appear on a particular part of the body? Why is it on the left side rather than on the right? Continued at http://www.pacificholistic.com/skin
 

Reports from the amazing folks at "U.S. Right to Know" https://usrtk.or

Why scientists defend dangerous industries – a new book by the epidemiologist David Michaels outlining recent cases of the subversion of science by corporate interests - Chronicle of Higher Education
 

How Latin America took on childhood obesity – push back against sugary beverages and ultra-processed foods to escape the obesity epidemic that has overtaken the United States - plans emerging in Mexico and Chile - Axios

NO SHAME - Pesticide producers push back to halt EU ban of two disputed pesticides that damage the brain of foetuses and young children — EU Observer 

A powerful herbicide was expanded to soybeans and now environmental groups say herbicide threatens keystone tree species in Illinois are becoming collateral damage - Dicamba - Public News Service

 

Chemical used in BPA-free plastics may play role in inflammation, obesity — https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-10-chemical-bpa-free-plastics-role-i...

Leaked audio reveals how Coca-Cola undermines plastic recycling
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYh87LQNjCI
 

Now retired, top U.S. environmental scientist feels free to speak her mindhttps://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/10/now-retired-top-us-environmental...

How children get hooked on sugary drinks (hello Health Canada – anybody home?)https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/22/health/drinks-sugar-children.html

Researchers find persistence of antibiotic-resistant GMO genes in sewage sludge (which means we kept most of it in our bodies!) — https://news.wsu.edu/2019/10/18/researchers-find-persistence-antibiotic-...

How Coca Cola tried to buy off Ray Rogers / ingend the Campaign to Stop Killer Coke — https://www.corporatecrimereporter.com/news/200/how-coca-cola-tried-to-b...

Prez Trump’s new council of science advisers dominated by industry – same old / same old – same nonsense as Obama; includes Dow Chemical CTO — https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/2019/10/22/industry-dominates-tru...

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NHPPA: the Whole Ball of Wax!

at https://www.youtube.com/user/NHPPA/featured and http://nhppa.org/

Discussion Paper Release: Origin of the Self-Care Framework, Health Canada’s “Evidence” Documents

Shawn Buckley’s opinion paper concerning the “evidence” provided by Health Canada to support the proposed Self-Care Framework to group Natural Health Products (NHPs) and non-prescription chemical drugs under a single set of regulations is now available.

The purpose of the paper is to reveal the names of the people responsible for the change and to show the documents they relied upon to bring about this change.

We are asking you to educate yourself by downloading and reading this Discussion Paper (January 2019) and supporting documents. http://nhppa.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Discussion-Paper-on-Origin-of-Self-Care-Framework-by-Shawn-Buckley-January-2019.pdf

"Our current Natural Health Product Regulations are the result of a citizen rebellion and the most extensive consultations by a Standing Committee in Canadian history. Citizens, experts, Parliament and Health Canada all concluded that it was not proper to regulate NHPs under the same set of regulations as chemical drugs."

"Health Canada’s Self-Care proposal is to go back to what did not work and to what caused citizens to rebel: the regulation of natural products and chemical drugs under a single set of regulations. The new proposal will do the exact opposite of what the Standing Committee on Health, the Government, the NHP industry and consumers agreed on" ...

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More food news to make us MUCH more ‘picky’ when we pick up our groceries:

* Fishery collapse ‘confirms Silent Spring pesticide prophecy' – https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/oct/31/fishery-collapse-confirms-silent-spring-pesticide-prophecy?mc_cid=c83197228d&mc_eid=bcf3f2125b

* Sugary drink ban tied to health improvements at medical center – https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/28/well/eat/sugary-drink-soda-ban-health-medical-center.html?mc_cid=c83197228d&mc_eid=bcf3f2125b

* Landmark class action over PFAS contamination in Australia announced by Erin Brockovich – https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-10-29/erin-brockovich-australia-class-action-pfas-contamination/11645312?mc_cid=c83197228d&mc_eid=bcf3f2125b

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